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Course Instructors2020-04-06T15:48:50-05:00

Our professional instructors are experts in the use of environmental software for practical hydrogeologic analysis and modeling. Waterloo Hydrogeologic integrates software development, consulting, and training, and offer the latest modeling technology and analysis techniques.

Our Instructors

Kristian Doerken, MASc, PE (Virginia)
Kristian Doerken, MASc, PE (Virginia)Instructor
Mr. Doerken is the Product Manager for all software products at Waterloo Hydrogeologic. Before leading the development of our products, he worked as an environmental engineering consultant and has over a decade of experience providing practical water resource solutions to municipal, federal, and industrial clients across North America, including subsurface investigations, groundwater site characterization and modeling, remediation, and restoration; flood evaluations; water supply planning; watershed management and modeling; and stormwater management. He has taught a large number of training courses on groundwater modeling and hydrogeology in North America.
Nilson Guiguer
Nilson GuiguerInstructor
Dr. Guiguer is a specialist in the numerical modelling of groundwater. He is the author of several numerical modeling packages, including Visual MODFLOW, Flowpath, Flonet among others. He has a M.Sc. in Water Resources from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Ph.D. in Hydrogeology from the University of Waterloo, Canada. Dr. Guiguer has acted as a consultant in numerous projects in his career, involving mine dewatering, water resources, environmental impacts, and remediation. A recognized expert, he was a recipient of the NGWA’s John Helm Award for significant contribution to the groundwater science and has taught more than 100 professional courses during his career all around the world.
András Jakab
András JakabInstructor
András Jakab has been in the environmental remediation business since 1992, when he started his professional activity within Hungary’s largest environmental remediation project in Jászberény – Electrolux remediation project. He has since participated as a groundwater modeler and risk assessor in several projects in Hungary and Romania for clients representing industries such as pharmaceutical (EGIS, etc.), automotive (Daewoo, etc.), engine manufacturing (CG Electric, etc.), white products (Electrolux, Dometic, etc.), or municipalities and agricultural clients. Andras started his own environmental consultancy in 1997 and is the managing director. He has attended several international modeling training courses and is an instructor for Waterloo Hydrogeologic.